NGR: SD 3915 7590
NMR: SD37NE 77
Excavation: Lancaster Cave and Mine Research Society, 1971; C.R. Salisbury, 1991-92
Curation: C. Salisbury; D. Sheppard.
Burials: MNI: 3+ (2+ adults, 1 juvenile).
Finds: Prehistoric pottery, flint blade, animal bones.
Date: Unknown (4)
Brook, A. et al. (1994) Northern Caves, Volume 3. The Three Counties System and the North-West. Dalesman, Skipton.
Salisbury, C.R. (1997) The prehistoric occupation of Blenkett Wood near Allithwaite. Transactions of the Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeological Society 97: 1-10.
Smith, I.R. (2012) Kirkhead Cavern, Kent's Bank Cavern and Whitton's Cave near Allithwaite – geology, sediments and archaeology. In O’Regan, H.J. et al. (eds) Cave Archaeology and Karst Geomorphology of North West England. Quaternary Research Association, London, pp. 98-102.
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